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Latitude: 56.055 / 56°3'17"N
Longitude: -3.6293 / 3°37'45"W
OS Eastings: 298627
OS Northings: 685877
OS Grid: NS986858
Mapcode National: GBR 1R.QDMD
Mapcode Global: WH5QW.720H
Entry Name: Culross, Low Causeway, Beechwood House
Listing Date: 12 January 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 359888
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24040
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: West Fife and Coastal Villages
Traditional County: Fife
Later 18th century. 2-storey and attic, 5-bay house (formerly 2 houses); single storey extension to E; pend to SE. Ashlar margins, quoins and cavetto eaves course to 2-storey house.
N (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: 5 ground floor windows; (former doors at 3rd and 4th bay). 3rd bay door lintel initialled 'DM CA' and dated 1788. 3 1st floor windows to left centred above ground floor openings. One window to right centred above ground floor window. 1st floor windows hug eaves. 2 windows to single storey wing.
E ELEVATION: attic window to left. Pend extends from single storey wing; large opening for vehicular access.
S ELEVATION: central door; modern porch. Flanking ground floor windows. 3 1st floor windows. Modern porch and window to single storey wing.
W ELEVATION: attached to Pear Tree Cottage.
Replacement doors. 12-pane timber sash and case windows. Pitched slate roof; raised ashlar skews. Corniced gable end stacks; circular and polygonal clay cans. Piended clay tile roof to wing.
INTERIOR: not seen, 2001.
This, like many houses in Culross, including the adjacent Pear Tree Cottage, was originally a pair of 2-bay and 3-bay houses, now one house. This property was restored in 1969. For brief history of Culross Burgh see Culross, The Cross, The Study.
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